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I was quoted by reporter Alia Rau in The Arizona Republic this morning for an article about children being left in a hot car.

Kids in Hot Cars

I was quoted by reporter Alia Rau in The Arizona Republic this morning for an article about children being left in a hot car.

Arizona Republic: Protecting Arizona kids left in a hot car

I told her that I thought new legislation criminalizing leaving children in a hot car was unnecessary since there were already laws in place that protect children from neglectful conduct and abuse.

I was also asked about whether a person could break a car window to save a child in a hot car.  This issue came up last month when I was interviewed about dogs in hot cars.

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Is it legal to break a car window to rescue a dog from a hot car?

Last night I was interviewed by reporter Jason Volentine with KTVK-3TV about what you can legally do if you see a dog locked in a hot car.

20140604 Russ on KTVK-3TV Breaking Window to Save Dog
Click the Image to View the Video and Article on the KTVK-3TV website.

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